HEADS-UP: Modular X11 (ALL maintainers, please read)

Gary R. Van Sickle g.r.vansickle@worldnet.att.net
Thu Apr 20 02:24:00 GMT 2006

[Followups set to the more-appropriate cygwin-talk@ list]

> From:  Christopher Faylor
> On Tue, Apr 18, 2006 at 09:20:08PM -0500, Gary R. (Mr. 
> Predictable) Van Sickle wrote:
> >> From: Christopher Faylor
> >> Sent: Tuesday, April 18, 2006 1:17 PM
> >> To: cygwin-apps@cygwin.com
> >> Subject: Re: HEADS-UP: Modular X11 (ALL maintainers, please read)
> >> 
> >> On Tue, Apr 18, 2006 at 08:08:31PM +0200, Hannu E K 
> Nevalainen wrote:
> >> >Sorry for writing in a shorthand style. Please fill in 
> the missing 
> >> >words of type "please"...
> >> >And as a precaution;
> >> > in case CGF happens to read this and finds anything upsetting:
> >> > "No personal offense intended!" ;-)  Remember; I would 
> NOT be here 
> >> >writing this unless I lkied
> >> cygwin a lot.
> >> 
> >>You'd be much better served if you just made points without this 
> >>creepy
> >>(paranoid?) need to drag me into a discussion.
> >
> >How did I know he'd take offense at your clarification that 
> there was 
> >indeed "no personal offense intended", Hannu?
> Wow.  Sorry if I touched a nerve there Gary.

...?  Um... so anyway, I guess if you'd like to posit a theory pertaining to
my question, I guess that's ok.  But here's the *really* odd thing: Igor had
the *same* premonition, yet obviously neither of us is a psychic nor able to
see into the future, so what gives?!?  It's spooky! 

>  That comment 
> was entirely directed at Garbage Collector.

I don't know who or what that is.  I thought Mr. Nevalainen was the poster
you were replying to.

>  I don't see any 
> reason why my name has to show up in this previously 
> interesting technical discussion.

.........?  Well, um, yeah, I'll take your word on that.

> If you want to make out-of-the-blue observations about me 
> then this is not the mailing list for it.

Indeed, Reply-To set accordingly.  About anyone for that matter, huh?

> cgf

Gary R. Van Sickle

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